72ND ST/FAU 5037 over COLE CREEK


+41.28935, -96.02390
41°17'22" N, 96°01'26" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:72ND ST/FAU 5037 over COLE CREEK
Structure number:U182504730
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Skew angle:38°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:27,900 [as of 2010]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:57.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2017Fair6 out of 102790057.8
February 2015Fair6 out of 102790057.8
February 2013Fair6 out of 102790054.8
February 2011Fair6 out of 103500064.6
January 2009Fair6 out of 103445064.7
November 2007Fair6 out of 103445078.1
January 2006Fair6 out of 103110078.5
January 2004Fair6 out of 103110078.5
January 2002Fair6 out of 102500079.2
February 2000Fair6 out of 102800078.8
February 1998Fair6 out of 102800078.8
April 1996Fair6 out of 102055079.7
March 1994Fair6 out of 102980079.3
March 1992Fair6 out of 102290064.9
July 1990Fair6 out of 102290064.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.2502222080